Elgins Lodge at Leven No.91 250th Rededication Ceremony 9th February 2013

                                 

The charter of Elgins Lodge at Leven No.91, holding on the roll of the Grand Lodge of Scotland was approved and is dated 8th February 1763. The Most Worshipful Grand Master Mason at the date of the charter was Bro. Charles Bruce 5th Earl of Elgin 1761 - 1763 from whom the Lodge takes it's name.

           
The 250th Rededication Ceremony of the Lodge was conducted in a very efficient manner by the Grand Lodge of Scotland on Saturday 9th February 2013. On this very special occasion in the history of Elgins Lodge at Leven No.91 the Deputation from the Grand Lodge of Scotland was headed by the current Most Worshipful Grand Master Mason Bro. Charles Iain Wolrige Gordon of Esslemont.

              

The Deputation from the Provincial Grand Lodge of Fife & Kinross was headed by Provincial Grand Master Bro. Rev Andrew Eadie Paterson J.P.

        

After the Ceremony of Rededication a celebration dinner was held at the Burns Tavern in Kennoway. The town in which the Lodge steering committee first met in 1762, in the house of Mrs Williamson on the Causeway. This was also the meeting place for the first meetings of Elgins Lodge at Leven No.91

           

The meal was followed by the usual toasts

      

Below is a selection of photographs taken to mark this

very special occasion in the History of Elgins Lodge at Leven No.91

                  

Lodge 91 with Grand Lodge

RWM and Brethren of Elgins Lodge at Leven

with the Most Worshipful Grand Master Mason and Deputation from Grand Lodge of Scotland

And with PGL Deputation

RWM and Brethren of Elgins Lodge at Leven

with the Most Worshipful Grand Master Mason his Depute and Deputation from 

the Provincial Grand Lodge of Fife and Kinross

Elgins Lodge at Leven Brethren

Elgins Lodge at Leven Brethren with the Most Worshipful Grand Master Mason his Depute

and the Provincial Grand Master of Fife and Kinross

RWM with Grand Master and Provincial Grand Master

RWM Bro Craig Stevenson

with Grand Master Mason Bro Charles Iain Wolrige Gordon of Esslemont

and Provincial Grand Master Bro Rev Andrew Eadie Paterson JP

Grand D Of C

Grand Director of Ceremonies Bro Ramsay McGhee MCMI

GMM with Bro Rheinbold

Grand Master Mason Bro Charles Iain Wolrige Gordon of Esslemont

Welcomes a Visiting Brother from Texas, United States of America Bro Dave Rheinbold

And with a Brother from Texas

RWM Bro Craig Stevenson

with Grand Master Mason Bro Charles Iain Wolrige Gordon of Esslemont

and Provincial Grand Master Bro Rev Andrew Eadie Paterson JP

Welcomes a Visiting Brother from Texas, United States of America Bro Dave Rheinbold

IPPGM Bro Tom Bradley with PPGC Bro Bill Dougal

Past Provincial Grand Chaplain Bro Bill Dougal with

Immediate Past Provincial Grand Master Bro Tom Bradley

PGM A Paterson with PPGM D Wishart

Provincial Grand Master Bro Andrew Eadie Paterson JP

and Past Provincial Grand Master and Past Substitute Grand Master Bro David Wishart M. St. J

Jock Ritchie Piper

Piper Bro Jock Ritchie

MWGMM replies to toas to Grand Lodge of Scotland

Most Worshipful Grand Master Mason Bro Charles Iain Wolrige Gordon of Esslemont

Replies to the toast to the Grand Lodge of Scotland

Given by WSW Bro Nicholas Rowan

Bro Kevin Woodward WJW proposes a toast to PGL

Bro Kevin Woodward WJW proposes the toast to the Provincial Grand Lodge of Fife and Kinross

PGM replies to toast to PGL

Provincial Grand Master replies to the toast to Provincial Grand Lodge of Fife and Kinross

PM John Kirkcaldy replies to the toas to Elgins Lodge at Leven

PM John Kirkcaldy replies to the toast to Elgins Lodge at Leven No.91

Given by PM Gordon Michie Lodge Earl Haig No.1260

Bro Ramsay McGhee

Grand Director of Ceremonies Bro Ramsay McGhee MCMI

Ensures proceedings run smoothly